Newspaper Roundup for Tuesday, November 15, 2011

November 15, 2011 - 8:41 AM

The Hill:
Dems on Capitol Hill fear Obama will lose health care challenge

Los Angeles Times:
Scalia and Thomas dine with healthcare law challengers as court takes case
Feted at a dinner sponsored by the law firm that will argue the case before the high court

Washington Times:
Court announcement raises recusal questions for Kagan, Thomas

Chicago Sun-Times:
Chicago Teachers Union president jokes about smoking pot, with kids in the audience
Also imitates Ed. Secretary Arne Duncan’s lisp

Miami Herald:
Broward teachers union boss investigated for alleged misuse of union dues

USA Today:
Economy could get bumpier if tax cut expires Dec. 31

The Hill:
GOP wobbles on no-new-tax vow
'Government is subsidizing the lifestyles of the rich and famous,' Coburn says

Washington Times:
Attack on Iran could risk Gulf oil supplies
Powerful option if Israel hits nukes

Boston Herald:
Gov. Deval Patrick acting like contender for 2016

Houston Chronicle:
Digging up dirt on Newt: Spanish is “the language of living in a ghetto”
Comment made in 2007 speech

Fox News:
Controversial Oil Pipeline Plan to Be Rerouted After Threat of Delayed U.S. Approval

Fox News:
Congressman says hospital forced pro-life nurses to take part in abortions

Los Angeles Times:
UC regents cancel meeting, citing security threats

Boston Herald:
Elizabeth Warren shows softer side in new ad
“Like a lot of you, I came up the hard way,” elitist says

USA Today:
Mike McQueary e-mail says he 'made sure' Sandusky stopped abusing boy
I didn't just turn and run... I made sure it stopped..."

Washington Post:
Studies explore how nicotine may help those with Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, depression

Fox News:
Cain flubs Libya question: I’ve got all of this stuff twirling around in my head

The Hill:
Gingrich sees chance to go head-to-head with Romney for GOP nomination

Los Angeles Times:
Harrisburg newspaper reported on Penn State sex abuse allegations when no one else did

Fox News:
Pamela Anderson to play the Virgin Mary in upcoming television special

The Hill:
Ex-Wis. Gov. Tommy Thompson (R) emerging as a leading target of conservatives in Senate race

Chicago Sun-Times:
Gabrielle Giffords wants to feel ‘better’ before returning to D.C.
Giffords appeared on ABC’s “20/20” show Monday night

The Hill:
In wake of Penn State scandal, bill would suspend federal funds to schools

Los Angeles Times:
USC enrolls the most international students in the nation

Washington Times:
U-Maryland could cut 8 sports programs due to budget crunch

Washington Post:
Bill O’Reilly defends ‘Killing Lincoln,’ says ‘minor misstatements’ have been corrected

Miami Herald:
Casey Anthony prosecutor comes out swinging in new book
Never seen such a liar

USA Today:
Hilton Hotels to donate all partially used soap to charity

Los Angeles Times:
Immigration from Mexico in fast retreat, data show